tort reform

Just What Texas Needed: More Really Bad Doctors
See how well that tort reform thing worked? Read more...
This is the story of Bob the Businessman who used his company's money to get the mayor and city council elected, and get the rules changed, and fund propaganda outlets that pushed for tax breaks for ... Bob the Businessman. This fable in no way is meant to make you think about the way that modern American corporations and the current American political system operate. Read more...
via The Uptake -- January 15, 2012: Gov. Dayton Castigates GOP "Gut and Cut" Policies to Protect the 2 Percent If there's any lesson Democrats should have learned this time around, it's the importance of turnout for gubernatorial races. Thank Read more...
Nicole Belle wrote about "Hot Coffee" back in October here at C&L, and I wrote about it on my own blog a year ago. In case you didn't already know, the movie uses the famous McDonald's hot coffee jury award as a starting point -- you know, Read more...
Perfectly timed to the uprising of the We Are 99 Percent protests, filmmaker Susan Saladoff has made the documentary, Hot Coffee, chronicling the systematic and cynical campaign to get people behind the notion of tort reform. In yet another Read more...

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While discussing one year after the passage of The Affordable Care Act, whether most Americans support the law or not, Brit Hume throws this bit of nonsense out there. Read more...
In the everlasting battle between those on the far left and the far right to find something to complain about, the latest would seem to be Kenneth Read more...
[media id=11993] The obsession Republicans have with lawsuits and the amount of money someone should receive if they win a case is very perplexing an Read more...
I can't say it's a surprise that congressional Republicans think it would be great to start over with health care, or that they're in favor of "incr Read more...
During the Health Care Summit Dick Durbin whacked the Republicans for their lies about the cost of medical malpractice with their cries for tort refor Read more...